Kate Hise, 85, of Hightown, passed away, Monday, March 28, 2011, at her home.
She was born Jan. 16, 1926 in Hightown, a daughter of the late Charles Wilbur and Maude Regina (Simmons) Moyers.
Mrs. Hise was a member of Hightown United Methodist Church. She was a homemaker and farmer. She loved the outdoors, especially working along side her husband and son. She was a very caring and giving person, who treated everyone like family.
On Dec. 29, 1951, she married Sterling Richard “Horn” Hise, who preceded her in death on May 30, 2003.
She was also predeceased by four brothers, Bob, Harry, John, and Jesse Moyers and a sister, Blanche Gunnoe.
She is survived by a son, Stephen Hise of Hightown, and a number of nieces and nephews, who were very close to her.
A funeral service was conducted 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at Hightown United Methodist Church with the Rev. Andre Crummett and the Rev. Richard Gibson officiating.
Burial was in Hightown Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Ronnie Moyers, Jake Newlen, Jerry Shifflett, Johnny Tidd, George Smith, Jr. and Sam Hise.
Honorary pallbearers were attending the service.
Memorial donations may be made to Hightown Cemetery, c/o Bardon Warner, P.O. Box 34, Blue Grass, Va. 24413.